the Bank’s management
K&H Bank’s Board of Directors (as of 5 May 2017)
Luc Popelier (Chairman)
Christine Van Rijsseghem
Supervisory Board (as of 1 October 2015)
Béla Singlovics (Chairman)
Diego du Monceau
David Moucheron – Chief Executive Officer (Chairman)
CEO and member of the K&H Bank Executive Committee since 1 May 2017. He graduated with a Master’s Degree in Law from the Université catholique de Louvain in Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium, in 1996, and obtained a Master’s Degree in Tax Law from the Fiscale Hogeschool/EHSAL in Brussels in 1998 and a Master’s Degree in Law from Columbia Law School in New York in 2000. He began his career as an attorney at the bar in Brussels with de Bandt, van Hecke & Lagae (now Linklaters) and from 2000 to 2005 worked as a Management Consultant for McKinsey & Company in Brussels. In 2006, he became Sales Director and member of the management team of Fortis Retail Banking and was later appointed Secretary General of the Group Executive Committee and Chief of Staff of Fortis Group (now BNP Paribas Fortis). He was CEO of bpost bank – a joint venture of De Post and BNP Paribas Fortis established in 1995 – from 2009 to 2015. He was appointed CEO of CBC Banque in Belgium on 1 December 2015.
Attila Gombás – head of Finance and Corporate, SME Credit Management Division
Attila Gombás is a member of the K&H Executive Committee. He joined K&H Bank in 1994 after graduating from the Budapest University of Economics. He has worked at Controlling since 1995 and has been at its helm since 2002. He was appointed head of the Finance and Corporate, SME Credit Management Division in October 2005.
Lajos Beke – head of CRO Services Division
Lajos Beke senior managing director has been the head of the CRO Services Division since 1 May 2015 and is a member of the Executive Committee. He studied first at Budapest Technical University and then at the Budapest University of Economics. He joined K&H Bank in November 2002 as the head of the Information Technology Directorate and then took over at the helm of the Operational Division in May 2004; the Division was renamed Banking and Investment Products Division in 2008. He has been the head of the CRO Services Division since 1 May 2015.
Patrick Van Overloop – head of Business Banking Division
Head of Business Banking Division, member of the K&H Bank Executive Committee. After a short period as legal advisor with ICI, he joined the KBC International Reserve Team in 1995, being prepared for an expat career within KBC. Among others he worked in Tunis, South Africa, China and Prague. Between 2002 and 2006, Patrick even worked at K&H Hungary, first as the Executive Director International Credits, later as Executive Director Corporate Relationship Management and Executive Director Corporate Business Policy and Sales Support. Since January 2013, he is General Manager of KBC’s Asia-Pacific operations, located in Singapore.
Martin Jarolím – head of Retail Banking Division
Martin Jarolím has been the head of K&H’s Retail Banking Division since 1 May 2016. He graduated from Charles University in Prague, where he later earned a PhD. Martin Jarolím joined ČSOB in the Czech Republic in 2001 as a senior advisor. He was responsible for the retail and SME branch network until 2003, headed Retail and SME Network Support between 2003 and 2005, and Retail Marketing and Segments from 2006 onwards. He worked as the region manager of the Prague retail and SME region in 2009 and as the director of the Prague retail region in 2010. In 2011 he was promoted to head of the Retail Network and then served as general manager of Core Communities Banking at KBC in Belgium between 2014 and 2016.
Koen Wilmots – head of Operations, Technologies and Retail Credit Management Division
Koen Wilmots has been the head of the Operations, Technologies and Retail Credit Management Division since 1 April 2015 and is a member of K&H’s Executive Committee. He joined KBC Group in 1992 and has worked in Belgium, Germany and, in the last nearly 16 years, at CSOB CR, acquiring experience in various positions in large corporate banking, lending, risk management, IT and operations. Recently he worked as senior managing director heading CSOB CR’s Operations and Technology organisation.
Balázs Németh – head of Change Management Division
Balázs Németh has been the head of the Change Management Division since 1 May 2016, overseeing Human Resources, Strategy, Communications, Corporate Architecture and the Client and Process Competence Centre. After graduating from the Budapest University of Economics, Balázs Németh joined K&H as a senior business analyst in 2001. He was later appointed as head of Controlling and ICT at K&H Leasing. He continued his career as head of Controlling at K&H Bank from 2006. Balázs Németh was appointed head of the Strategy Directorate in 2011 and the head of the Strategy and HR Directorate in 2014.